A day after a group of concerned young females in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State over suspected killings of young ladies in hotels in Port-Harcourt, a fifth suspected murder of a young woman has been reported in a hotel in the city.
The police in Rivers State while confirming the incident have, however, yet to give details of the killing or the identity of the victim.
Rivers State police spokesman, Nnamdi Omoni said the fifth murder happened in a hotel room in Omoku in Ogba, Egbema, Ndoni Local Government Area.
It is about the fifth murder with the same pattern. Like in previous cases, the lady was allegedly strangled while her clothes were minimally detached.
The Rivers Female Youths had on Friday carried placards to the state police headquarters demonstrate the spate of the killings alleging that a serial killer was on the loose in the state.
Convener of the protest march, Soibi Ibibo Jack said that the female youths were at the State Police Command to demand stronger measures by the Police to apprehend the killers.